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1st Ballad - Roud Number: V23845

Title: A new song, call'd The young mans lamentation, for leaving old England, to fight against his brothers in America

First Line: Since I am deprived of my liberty so fair

References:

ESTC: T195260

Themes:  American Revolution, 1775-1783


2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V32588

Title: The indifferent lover

First Line: Come all you young girls that now are unwed

Notes:  The text and one of the two cuts appear also on the reverse of the sheet

References:

ESTC: T195260


3rd Ballad - Roud Number: V5103

Title: The courageous sailor in harbour

First Line: How little do the landmen know

References:

ESTC: T195263

Themes:  Sailors


1st Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat

2nd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
71A421: Eve takes the fruit from the serpent (or the tree) in the presence of Adam (who may be trying to stop her)

3rd Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
41A12: Castle
31A231: Standing figure

4th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
41A2: Interior of the house
42B71: Family life at home

5th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
44A3(+2)(GREAT BRITAIN): Flag, colours (as symbol of the state, etc.) (+ nation; national)
24A6: Sun represented as face, wheel, etc.
46C24: Sailing-ship, sailing-boat

6th Illustration

IconClass Codes:
33A11: Baring the head, lifting one's hat
41A12: Castle
31A231: Standing figure


Printings:

Shelfmark: Harding B 6(28)



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